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Monday, August 10, 2020



Foods to have post-surgery for better recovery

June 25, 2020 4:42 pm

Eating the right foods provides balanced nutrition, attain good energy levels and prevents constipation, fatigue, etc.

Covid-19 and reproductive health: Follow these easy tips to stay safe

June 04, 2020 7:17 pm

Risk of urinary tract infection increases with summers, therefore one needs to consume at least 2-3 litres of water. Barley water and cranberries are known to help prevent urine infections. 

Over 580,000 surgeries in India may be cancelled due to COVID-19: Study

May 15, 2020 7:44 pm

The researchers project that worldwide 72.3 per cent of planned surgeries would be cancelled through the peak period of COVID-19 related disruption, adding that most cancelled surgeries will be for non-cancer conditions.

All you need to know about kidney stone prevention

April 04, 2020 11:50 am

Treatment of kidney stones is also possible without surgery.

Pune: Doctors at Jehangir Hospital operate on Yemeni child’s arm to restore paralysed limb

September 06, 2019 4:53 am

Aya Mohammed, who had been in a road accident six months ago, was brought unresponsive to the emergency department of a hospital in Aden and remained unconscious for three months.

Anoushka Shankar undergoes hysterectomy: All you need to know about uterus removal

September 01, 2019 1:19 pm

Hysterectomy is performed for a wide range of benign and malignant conditions, such as fibroids, menorrhagia and pelvic pain, and gynaecological malignancies.

Chennai: In rare surgery, dentists extract 526 teeth from seven-year-old's mouth

August 02, 2019 10:13 am

The doctors soon found that the boy was suffering from a rare case of ‘compound composite odontoma'. The teeth, which are not visible outside the mouth, had to be surgically removed.

Pune: In 11-hr-long surgery, doctors reattach fingers of farmer

February 15, 2019 4:40 am

Multiple fingers reimplant is a tricky and difficult operation, but with the advancement of micro-surgery, it is possible to replant a totally amputated finger by restoring blood supply and repairing tendons, nerves and bones, the hospital stated.

Mumbai: Screw stuck in chest after it comes loose in spine surgery

September 20, 2018 4:05 am

In a complicated operation being planned in Gokuldas Tejpal (GT) Hospital, doctors will now attempt to remove the screw from the 41-year-old labourer’s chest and re-conduct the entire spine surgery.

Sixty-year-old swallows denture with medicine, undergoes surgery

May 30, 2018 4:18 am

“Gani swallowed his dentures on March 4. Issues of swallowing dentures are very common among older people... In Gani’s case, the denture got stuck inside his food pipe and was tough to remove,” said gastroenterologist Roy Patankar.


How Johnson & Johnson pushed another 'faulty' hip implant in India

June 22, 2020 6:09 pm

What slipped under the radar is a story of how Johnson & Johnson used a loophole in US laws to push the product into the Indian market.